IBM Rational Quality Manager

Increase efficiency and quality of software delivery with test planning, workflow control, tracking, and metrics reporting.

What it can do for your business

IBM® Rational Quality Manager™ is a collaborative, web-based, quality management solution that offers comprehensive test planning and test asset management from requirements to defects. Built on the Jazz platform, it enables teams to seamlessly share information. It uses automation to speed project schedules and report on metrics for informed release decisions. It can also be purchased as part of the Collaborative Lifecycle Management solution—a set of seamlessly integrated tools: IBM Rational Team Concert, IBM Rational Quality Manager and IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation.

Use comprehensive test plans
Use test plans that are customizable live artifacts which capture a variety of testing activity dimensions.
Meet regulatory requirements
Provides help to meet regulatory requirements and get ready for compliance audits.
Get reporting with a purpose
Always have an accurate real-time status without having to ping each and every team member.
Run test scripts quickly
Accelerate manual testing using rich text, in-line images and assisted data entry and validation for precise test definition and execution.
Accelerate time to value
Use the cloud to get up and running faster and focus on technological innovation.
Better manage your machines
Whether it is a test lab or virtual machines, track all your lab resources in one place. Make sure that the required resources to execute your test plan are available.

Product overview:


Features of IBM Rational Quality Manager

Rational Quality Manager works with the Rational DOORS Next Generation requirement management tool. You can link test cases and mark them as suspect whenever requirements are modified.
Support communication among teams that are geographically dispersed using features such as event feeds, integrated chat, review, and approval and automated traceability.
Rational Quality Manager integrates with many test automation tools including Rational Functional Tester. Execute tests with all kinds of tools and collect test results—all from a central location.
Address the needs and concerns of quality managers, business analysts and release management using advanced reporting capabilities, making it easier to assess readiness for delivery.
Test plans clearly describe project quality goals and exit criteria, while tracking responsibilities and prioritized items for verification and validation.
Provides risk-based testing for prioritizing the features and functions to be tested based on importance and likelihood or impact of failure, supporting risk management best practices.
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation - List of artifacts (part of RQM)
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation - Sample module (part of RQM)
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation - Project dashboard (part of RQM)
IBM Rational DOORS Next Generation - Single artifact (part of RQM)
IBM Rational Team Concert (part of RQM) - Change management module
IBM Rational Team Concert (part of RQM) - Planning capabilities
IBM Rational Team Concert (part of RQM) - Work Item query engine
IBM Rational Team Concert (part of RQM) - Quick planner
IBM Rational Team Concert (part of RQM) - Managing product backlog
IBM Rational Quality Manager - Project dashboard
IBM Rational Quality Manager - List of available reports
IBM Rational Quality Manager - List of executed test cases
IBM Rational Quality Manager - Test Lab Management module
IBM Rational Quality Manager - Test planning capabilities
IBM Rational Quality Manager - Manual test script editor